First Year Students

First Year Students

First-year students at Unity are a diverse bunch. We know you’ll find your own place here!

  • Percentage of applicants admitted - 75
  • Average 2012 high school GPA - 3.20
  • Average 2012 SAT 1 (verbal/math) - 1493
  • Average 2012 ACT - 23
  • Percent of 2012 students receiving aid – 95
  • Average 2012 need-based aid award - $9,334
  • Average 2012 financial aid package - $14,873

The 185 academically and environmentally involved students in the class of 2012 come from 23 states as geographically diverse as Maine, Georgia, Montana, Nevada, and Oregon.

They are also:

  • National Honor Society members
  • EMTs
  • Peer counselors
  • Wilderness first responders
  • Boys and Girls State award winners
  • Basketball players
  • Cross country runners
  • Red Cross volunteers
  • Rock and ice climbers
  • SCUBA diving instructors
  • Americorps volunteers
  • Soccer players
  • Canoers
  • 4-Hers
  • Habitat for Humanity home builders
  • Guitar players
  • Certified Maine Guides
  • Mountain bikers
  • JROTC Outstanding Leadership award winners
  • Cross-country skiers
  • Sea kayakers
  • Hunter safety instructors
  • Recyclers
  • Volunteer firefighters
  • Snowboarders and snowmobilers
  • Hunters and fishers
  • Eagle Scouts, Boy Scouts, Explorer Scouts
  • Greenpeace and Sierra Club members
  • FFA national and state medal winners
  • Girl Scouts Gold award winners
  • Amnesty International volunteers
  • National Guard members
  • Special Olympics and Toys for Tots volunteers
  • Outdoor enthusiasts

See? You’ll fit right in!